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Re: Vocab Zoo research: gr:Brand, po:Brand

From: Yves Raimond <Yves.Raimond@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 17:25:26 +0100
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Cc: Martin Hepp <hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org>, www-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <20110610162525.GN12931@dvbstreamer.national.core.bbc.co.uk>
Hmm, for that one, I am very very unsure - the notion of brand at the BBC is very specific, and only has meaning in commissioning terms.

Best,
y

On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 04:16:31PM +0200, Dan Brickley wrote:
> Hi Martin, Yves,
> 
> I'm investigating naming clashes between popular RDF vocabularies.
> 
> It seems both Good Relations and Programmes Ontology have some notion
> of 'Brand'.
> 
> Can we try to figure out together what the relationship might be?
> 
> Can a single thing in the world be both a gr:Brand and po:Brand? is
> one a superclass of the other?
> 
> http://www.heppnetz.de/ontologies/goodrelations/v1.html#Brand
> "A brand is the identity of a specific product, service, or business.
> Use foaf:logo for attaching a brand logo and gr:name or rdfs:label for
> attaching the brand name."
> 
> The Programmes ontology usage seems consistent with this, specialised
> to TV content,
> 
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/ontologies/programmes/2009-09-07.shtml#Brand
> "Brand - A brand, e.g. `Top Gear'"
> 
> When I look at that example
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mj59.rdf I see a dc:title applied
> to the brand, whereas gr uses rdfs:label.
> 
> Can we live with saying that po:Brand is a subClass of gr:Brand? Are
> there any characteristics of gr:Brand that might make this a poor fit,
> Martin?
> 
> Thanks for any thoughts,
> 
> Dan
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